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Cink Family History

Cink Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Zink.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Pink, Fink, Conk, Clink, Swink, Sink, Vink, Zink, Calk, Bick

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Where is the Cink family from?

You can see how Cink families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cink family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Cink families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Cink family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Cink's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Cink families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cink surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Cink ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Cink. 55% of Cink men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Operator
  • Laborer
  • Speeder Tender
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cink. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cink census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 227 immigration records available for the last name Cink. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 147 military records available for the last name Cink. For the veterans among your Cink ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cink lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Cink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Cink in 1957 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

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